New Approach to ASC Market Reports with a focus on the latest ASC North America Hot Melt Market Report

Posted on 9/8/2016 3:20:12 PM. By Steve Duren

The ASC 2015-2019 Hot Melt Adhesives in North America Market Report will be the seventh market report that ASC has published over the pas...

  

Revised Fuel Economy Standards Won’t Put the Brakes on Adhesive and Sealant Growth

Posted on 8/25/2016 8:13:30 PM. By Marc Benevento

Recent media reports suggest federal regulators may lower the fleet-wide average fuel economy requirement of 54.5 miles per gallon establ...

  

Energy Efficiency and Opportunities for Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 8/9/2016 3:08:35 PM. By Paul Bertram

Much of the work that I have been engaged with in behalf of Kingspan has been focused on Energy Efficiency and Material transparency. The...

  

Adhesives Star in Award-Winning Packs

Posted on 7/20/2016 7:29:49 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Adhesives play vital roles in packaging. Winners of 2016 DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation showcase the range of adhesive capabiliti...

  

Cure on Demand: Classic Formulation Challenges & New Developments

Posted on 7/5/2016 2:26:04 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Wouldn't you like to have an adhesive or sealant system with a long shelf and work life at ambient temperature to complete uniform distri...

  

IACMI Road Mapping: Advanced Composite Future Offers Opportunities and Challenges for Adhesives

Posted on 6/16/2016 5:50:25 PM. By Marc Benevento

On May 10-11, I participated in the 2nd technical road mapping session for the Institute for Advanced Composite Manufacturing Innovation ...

  

A New Aspect of EPDs and Specifications

Posted on 5/26/2016 11:53:56 AM. By Paul Bertram

I just returned from a Bi-Region CSI conference where I sat in on a presentation about EPDs and their relevance to specifications. While ...

  

Adhesives Help Prevent Food Waste

Posted on 5/11/2016 4:14:15 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Worldwide, an astonishing amount of food – about one-third – is wasted or lost each year. That’s enough food to feed ev...

  

Spring Has Sprung: Consumer Packaging Demands

Posted on 4/22/2016 2:23:50 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

This has been a strange winter, much warmer and less snowy than usual on the shore of Lake Erie. Instead of parkas and snow squalls for t...

  

Recent Technology Advancements in Debondable Adhesives

Posted on 4/5/2016 12:10:53 AM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Adhesive are generally used to bond substrates with similar and different surface energies quickly and reliably.  Yet, in many insta...